Links

Below are links to a number of local and national GIS resources. If there are others you think should be included, or you find any broken links, please contact us.

GIS News Resources

GIS Cafe
Directions Magazine
GeoPlace
Geospatial Solutions
GIS User
Sensor & Systems News
Government Technology
Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA)
American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
Podcasts from ASPRS
Podcasts from VerySpatial

Indiana GIS Links

Indiana Online Maps – (state, local and more)
Indiana Geographic Information Office
Indianapolis Mapping and Geographic Infrastructure System (IMAGIS)
Sources of GIS Funding
IndianaView
SAVI:Social Assets and Vulnerability Indicators
Northwest Indiana GIS Forum
Indiana Business Research Center
Indiana State Library – State Data Center
Geography Educators Network of Indiana, Inc.
Indy Site Finder

National GIS Links

US Census Mapping Pages
National States Geographic Information Council (NSGIC)
Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC)
Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA)
Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA)
American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
Association of American Geographers

GIS Resources for Kids & Educators

The Geography Educators’ Network of Indiana, Inc. (GENI)
Travel Around the World: Geography for Kids

Free GIS Tools

ArcGIS Online – Free GIS Web data viewer
ArcExplorer – Free GIS Desktop data viewer
MultiSpec – A Freeware Multispectral Image Data Analysis System from the Purdue Research Foundation and IndianaView
USGS Mapping Science Products – includes data, tools and maps for topographic, geologic and water resource applications
OSGeo-Live – is a self-contained bootable DVD, USB thumb drive or Virtual Machine based on Xubuntu, that allows you to try a wide variety of open source geospatial software without installing anything. It is composed entirely of free software, allowing it to be freely distributed, duplicated and passed around

Metadata Resources

USGS Tools for Compiling and Editing Formal FGDC Metadata
FGDC Metadata Page

Glossaries of Terms

Searchable Glossary of GIS Terms
ESRI Glossary of GIS Terms

Indiana Associations

Indiana Association of Cities and Towns
Association of Indiana Counties
National Emergency Number Association: Indiana Chapter